Twin Cities Campus
Child Psychology Minor
College of Liberal Arts - Adm
College of Liberal Arts
Child psychology deals with behavioral development from the prenatal period to maturity in the areas of cognition, ethology, genetics, language, learning, perception, and social behavior.
This program is available:
Students must complete 1 courses before admission to the program.
For information about University of Minnesota admission requirements, visit the Office of Admissions website.
PSTL 1281 - Principles of Psychology [SOCS] (4.0 cr)
or PSY 1001 - Introduction to Psychology [SOCS] (4.0 cr)
Take CPSY 3308, two courses in child psychological development, and an elective course at 3xxx or above.
CPSY 3308W - Introduction to Research Methods in Child Psychology [WI] (4.0 cr)
Take 2 or more course(s) from the following:
· CPSY 4329 - Biological Foundations of Development (3.0 cr)
· CPSY 4331 - Social and Personality Development (3.0 cr)
· CPSY 4343 - Cognitive Development (3.0 cr)
Take 4 or more credit(s) from the following:
· CPSY 3xxx
· CPSY 4xxx
· CPSY 5xxx